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Whether you are in an abusive relationship, or if you are worried about a friend, these resources can help you get the information and help you need.
Renee Norris Jones experienced 7 years of domestic violence at a time when few resources existed to help victims escape abuse.
William Spratley flicks through the text messages on his phone until he finds the one he’s been looking for. It’s from his 27-year old daughter, Ameya, and it’s the last words he will ever exchange with her.
Dick MacKay knows the real reason for the holiday season—to bring hope to families in need.
When a survivor's child was in trouble, Beth Huffman helped organize a press conference to get the story out on behalf of Women Against Abuse's Legal Center.
Sara* was a victim of domestic violence who transformed into a strong and capable mother with support from Women Against Abuse.
“We were just a couple trying to make a relationship work,” reflected Laticia.
Former emergency shelter resident Dana*, intelligent and bright-spirited, worked hard for her credentials.
When I first met my abuser, I was just 14 years old and he was 20. I thought I was in love, so I ignored the disapproval of my mom and sister.
“This is not OK; this is not who I will be; I will love my children; violence will not be allowed in my home.”
The Women’s Dining Circle of Overbrook Presbyterian Church knows how to make fundraising down right fun. In January, the Dining Circle hosted a dinner that raised over $1,200 for Women Against Abuse.
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